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Creative writing: festivals and traditions

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn about different UK festivals and traditions and how people celebrate them. We shall be looking at old traditions and customs, noting anything unusual, and we will discover how to create stories or… More

Creative writing: fireworks and festivals

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will explore a range of poetry writing styles to build and develop your individual skills and knowledge in the art of writing poetry or prose.   More

Creative writing: origins of English language and wobbly poetry

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn about the origins of the English Language; how to make new and exciting poems using made-up words and unusual presentation to make them highly personal and modern. More

Creative writing: secret garden

Posted on: 21 July 2022

You’ll take your ideas from being in the walled garden area – an outdoor space, where you can formulate ideas in poetry and writing within a framework, developed and supported by the tutor. More

Creative writing: shades of autumn

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You will learn about: Developing ideas Storylines Characters Plots Dialogue Twists More

Creative writing: step into autumn

Posted on: 21 July 2022

You will learn how to observe with a keen eye the tiniest moments in nature, e.g. the flicker of a fly as it crosses your vision. We will interpret nature in all its riches and… More

Creative writing: things to do before I die

Posted on: 7 July 2022

You’ll learn how to create intriguing stories by drawing characters who want to do extraordinary things, creating settings from around the world and building bizarre plots. You may write stories and indulge in narrative style… More

Creative writing: upon the seven seas

Posted on: 12 July 2022

You will learn how to create bold and courageous characters, dramatic settings and surprising plots! You’ll use literary devices and learn how to be playful and humorous, against a backdrop which is both, vivid and… More